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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179667
Last updated: 1 September 2019
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Date:17-SEP-2015
Time:10:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic TL20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
TL Ultralight TL-2000 Sting
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: OK-IUA 69
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Grießenkar, Flachau -   Austria
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Břeclav Airport (LKBA)
Destination airport:Trento (LIDT)
Narrative:
An ultralight aircraft, which departed Břeclav Airport (LKBA), Czech Republic and on a flight to Italy, disappeared from radar over the Austrian mountains. Last contact to the aircraft was on Thursday the 17th of September 2015, 10:50LT. Contact was lost in the region of Hans-Wödl lodge, Bodensee, which is a quite inaccessible area with mountains up to 2750m. Strong winds up to 100km/h (South-Föhn) occurred in this area at the time of the last contact.
The wreck was not discovered until 19 sept morning by a search-and-rescue helicopter.
The pilot was british (76) and passenger (79) was austrian

There were two persons on board. An Austrian pilot (76) and an unidentified passenger. Both were killed.

Sources:

http://steiermark.orf.at/news/stories/2732315/
http://salzburg.orf.at/news/stories/2732421/
http://salzburg.orf.at/news/stories/2732538/
https://kurier.at/chronik/keine-spur-von-vermisster-maschine/153.529.356_
https://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/606755/British-man-76-dies-in-horror-plane-crash-over-Alps
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/1/590x/Alps-plane-crash-606755.jpg


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Sep-2015 07:20 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
19-Sep-2015 17:03 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Sep-2015 17:03 Pit Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Sep-2015 17:03 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Sep-2015 17:03 harro Updated [Registration]
21-Sep-2015 11:08 Iceman29 Updated [Source, Narrative]

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